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Frozen out Keogh leaves Glory, Adelaide sign Norwegian striker

2019-07-31T05:26:02Z

Perth Glory veteran Andy Keogh is set for a move to Saudi Arabia after being frozen out of the first team by coach Tony Popovic.

The arrival of Uruguayan striker Bruno Fornaroli has seen the the 33-year-old Irishman fall down the pecking order despite signing a contract extension in March.

While Adelaide United have announced the acquisition of Norway striker Kristian Opseth, while also denying to be in pursuit of Socceroos striker Tomi Juric.

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Antonis assists on-fire Taggart in K-League debut

2019-07-30T23:02:13Z

Adam Taggart has continued his extraordinary goalscoring form in Korea, this time with a pass from new teammate Terry Antonis.

Taggart scored his 13th league goal of the season after brilliantly controlling Antonis' cross-field pass and expertly finishing in the bottom corner - during Suwon Bluewings 2-0 K-League victory against Daegu FC on Tuesday.

The strike puts Taggart four clear of four players on nine goals in the race to win the K-League's golden boot.

It comes only days after he struck the third goal in the K-League All Stars 3-3 draw with Italian champions Juventus.

Former Victory star Antonis only joined Suwon last week and was making his debut in the Korean top flight.

Socceroos hit by double injury blow with Boyle and Vukovic stricken

2019-07-30T22:59:45Z

The Socceroos have been hit by a blow just a month before World Cup qualification with senior squad members Martin Boyle and Danny Vukovic struck down by long-term injuries.

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PSG sweep aside valiant Sydney FC

2019-07-30T14:40:19Z

Paris Saint-Germain wrapped up their pre-season program with a comfortable 3-0 win over Australian champions Sydney FC in China on Tuesday.

Kylian Mbappe and Edinson Cavani were on the scoresheet in the win that came in oppressive heat at the Suzhou Olympic Sports Centre.

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Socceroos hotshot Taggart delivers backhander to Juventus' stars

2019-07-30T14:10:29Z

Australian rising star Adam Taggart couldn't resist a jibe at Juventus following his goal against the European giants at Seoul World Cup Stadium on Friday evening.

The 26-year-old striker scored the K-League All Stars third goal in a 3-3 draw with Maurizio Sarri's team and impressed as he led the line against star Old Lady defenders Leonardo Bonucci and Matthijs de Ligt, however Cristiano Ronaldo did not leave the bench.

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Western United's inaugural A-League squad compares strongly to Wanderers' debut team

2019-07-30T14:02:48Z

Starting a team from scratch can seem a daunting proposition, but new A-League club Western United look to have compiled a quality squad for their debut season - and one than compares with the Western Sydney Wanderers side that won the Premiership at first attempt.

While there is certainly no guarantee Western United will be as successful as the Wanderers in season one - the red and black had master coach Tony Popovic at the helm - the club has so far recruited a list that looks capable of making the finals.

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